2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Review
Although dependable and efficient, many drivers associate hatchbacks with humdrum performances and uninspired designs. The 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback’s edgy, exciting design throws all preconceived notions about economy cars out the window, offering plenty of cargo space, sweet technology features, and a bold yet efficient performance.
The all-new 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback masterfully combines the utility of an economy car with the fun of a hot hatch. Mile High Honda takes a closer look at its key features and design in the following vehicle review.
Read our 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback review before scheduling a test drive near Centennial, Denver, or Aurora.
2017 Honda Civic Hatchback: Designed to Excite
The 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback resembles its siblings, the Honda Civic Sedan and Coupe, adding angular body lines, a wide stance, and sporty accents to create a unique profile that aerodynamically arches forward. Its sporty, aggressive aesthetic reinvents the hatchback formula with available features like a chrome door trim and 18-inch alloy wheels, standing out from the pack with head-turning accents and design cues.
Up front, the Civic Hatchback creates a bold, exciting look with brash LED daytime running lights, black mesh fascia inserts, and a piano black grille. Sleek body lines cutting the Honda Civic’s profile create a cohesive aesthetic, while a rear end with black mesh fascia and bright red C-shaped LED tail lights draw your eye to its centered dual chrome exhaust tips.
Available with a stylish rear spoiler and seven paint colors, the 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback is anything but a wallflower with its sharp style and angular features.
Interior Comfort and Utility
With seating for five passengers, available leather-appointed seats, and generous cargo room, the 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback’s interior is designed to bring an advanced level of convenience and comfort to every drive.
- Warm Up in Style:
The 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback makes it easy to warm up during Colorado’s harsh winters with available heated front and outboard rear seating, as well as dual-zone automatic climate control.
- Hold More Stuff with the Civic Hatchback:
Pop open the 2017 Civic Hatchback’s liftgate and you’ll find 25.7 cubic feet of cargo space. Need more space for skis and snowboards for a winter weekend in Denver? Fold the Civic Hatchback’s 60/40 split rear seats down to reveal 46.2 cubic feet of space.1
- Tap into Your Smartphone:
Through the Civic Hatchback’s display audio touchscreen, you can get directions, stream music from your music library, and send or receive text messages, thanks to available Apple CarPlay2 and Android Auto.3
In addition to these features, the 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback offers interior illumination to set the right mood for every car ride. It also comes with an advanced, easy-to-read instrument panel, large cup holders, and intuitive storage areas.
2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Performance
Under its hood, the 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback comes with a turbocharged in-line 4-cylinder engine making between 174 and 180 horsepower, depending on its trim level. A 6-speed manual or 2-speed continuously variable transmission (CVT) sends power to the front wheels, delivering a deft, engaging performance and sharp acceleration.
The 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback handles smoothly and excels when it comes to efficiency, achieving up to an EPA-estimated 39 highway/30 city MPG when properly equipped.4 Whether you’re navigating Denver’s city streets or long stretches of highway, the Civic Hatchback sips fuel slowly.
Test Drive a 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback
The 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback is versatile, capable vehicle offering advanced technology, bold design cues, and an efficient performance. If you think the 2017 Honda Civic is the right hatchback for you, schedule a test drive at Mile High Honda, serving Denver, Aurora, and Centennial drivers.